The Space Race Begins Part 1
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The Space Race Begins Part 3
Testing Spacecraft Part 1
Testing Spacecraft Part 2
Testing Spacecraft Part 3
The Mercury Astronauts Part 1
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The Mercury Astronauts Part 3
Into Orbit Part 1
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Person of Impact: John Glenn
Project Gemini Begins Part 1
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Project Gemini Begins Part 3
Focus on Technology: The Gemini Capsule
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Shooting for the Moon Part 1
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NASA AND THE ASTRONAUTS By Lisa J. Amstutz
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Title: NASA and the Astronauts
Series: Space Exploration
Author: Lisa J. Amstutz
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